|Area||South West, England|
|Sector||Social Work - Social Worker|
|Salary||£35 + Per Hour|
- Senior Social Worker - Leaving Care
Yate, South Gloucestershire
up to £38 per hour Umbrella company
A Senior Social Worker is required to join South Gloucestershire's leaving care service. You will be working within the transitions team and you will support the team manager with the overall management of the service. This position will initially run until the end of November but likely to continue more longer term. Under normal circumstances this post would be based in Yate, but initially you will be working from home during Covid-19. Pay rate for this role is up to £38 umbrella company.
Your main duty will be to manage a team of Personal Advisors, and have oversight of their combined caseloads. This will include delivering regular high quality supervision, that maintains high expectations alongside delivering high levels of support. You will in particular support PAs with managing the more complex high risk and need young people that we work with. This would include chairing strategy and risk management meetings and having robust oversight of risk assessment and safety plans. You will also be responsible for other aspects of service delivery and development. This may include (for example) oversight of the delivery of our Drop in Service to Care Leavers, or being the key link to other services areas and with key partners such as our mentoring service, and the administration of the Junior ISA scheme for young people.
To apply for this role you will need to hold a social work qualification and be registered with Social Work England. Contact Sarah Leigh at Hoop Recruitment in Cardiff today on 02922 400519 for more information.